Fossil Fuels

9.20.19

The Global Climate Strike Is Already Massive in the First Few Hours

Youth protesters incorporated Shawn Mendes, Lizzo and the 2004 Hillary Duff film “Raise Your Voice” into their strike signs as they thronged the streets

8.1.19

The Site of One of the Largest US Oil Refineries Is on Fire

A petrochemical facility at ExxonMobil's Baytown, Texas complex burst into flames on Wednesday.

4.2.19

Canada’s Environment Watchdog Calls Inaction on Climate Change ‘Disturbing’

A new report paints both the Liberals or the Conservatives as weak on climate change.

3.15.18

Canadian Universities Are Way Behind on Fossil Fuel Divestment

US, EU, and Australian institutions have made massive commitments while their Canadian counterparts remain loyal to oil companies.

11.7.17

These are the most extreme effects of climate change people are seeing in the Arctic

As world leaders meet for COP23 climate summit, Inuit are seeing the sun rise in the wrong place

10.20.17

It's Not Crazy to Dream of a World Without Fossil Fuels

Experts are already considering how an end to the oil, coal, and gas industries would transform society.

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8.10.17

Trump Administration Actually Confirms 2016 Was Hottest Year Ever

However, the updated NOAA report didn't dig into the link between climate change and burning fossil fuels.

4.3.17

Jeremy Rifkin on the Third Industrial Revolution

The social and economic theorist talks about how the Internet of Things will revolutionize our world.

3.29.17

Trump Is Showing Us What a Climate Denier President Looks Like

Here's the damage his new executive order on energy could do.

12.7.16

Trump Picked a Guy Who Loves Fossil Fuels to Run the EPA

As Oklahoma's attorney general, Scott Pruitt has spent a lot of time suing the very department he might soon be running.

9.19.16

This Is How Alternative Energy Works

The move away from fossil fuels seems to be gaining momentum, and a number of creative solutions have emerged.

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